M.Ed. (Educational Psychology), class teacher, PhD Candidate
Heidi Lammassaari has worked in Research Group of Educational Psychology at the Department of Teacher Education, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland since 2013. Heidi started her career as a research assistant in RYM Indoor Environment and Mind the Gap – between digital natives and educational practices projects. At present, she plays a significant role in coordinating and executing the 3Spaces and JOT Joustavat Oppimisen Tilat projects. In addition, she has been organizing EARLI International Conference on Motivation held in University of Helsinki in June 2014 and giving valuable help in editing the research group’s report to EU (2015) and professor Kirsti Lonka’s book Oivaltava oppiminen (2015).
Heidi is interested in investigating and developing engaging environments that can promote learning, productivity and well-being. She is also passionate about exploring differing organizational cultures and conceptualizing expertise, knowledge creation processes and best practices in educational institutions and knowledge intensive work.